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Georgia Southern to host free screenings of ‘Good Trouble’ on Sept. 30 in Statesboro, Savannah

In celebration of the life of former U.S. Rep. John Lewis, Georgia Southern University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, Office of Leadership and Community Engagement, Sustainability Programs and University Libraries will host two free outdoor screenings of “Good Trouble,” on Sept. 30 on the Statesboro and Savannah campuses. The events will also serve as vehicles to register new voters by the Oct. 5 deadline in Georgia.

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Georgia Southern launches partnership with Matthew Reardon Center for Autism Early Learning Academy

The Georgia Southern University College of Behavioral and Social Sciences (CBSS) is teaming up with the Matthew Reardon Center for Autism’s (MRCA) Early Learning Academy (ELA) in Savannah to provide preschool students the best education possible.

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Georgia Southern school psychology program largest producer of certified professionals in southeastern US

Georgia Southern school psychology program largest producer of certified professionals in southeastern US

In July, the National Association of School Psychologists released a report detailing the number of new nationally certified school psychologists in the nation. Georgia Southern University proved to not only be the top producer of nationally certified graduates in the state, but also outnumbered all neighboring states in the southeastern U.S.

Georgia Southern faculty awarded almost $300k, deliver computer science education to mostly rural schools in Southeast Georgia

Growing up in Turkey, Georgia Southern University Associate Professor of Instructional Technology Mete Akcaoglu, Ph.D., was intrigued by video games but was only able to toy with the simple software of a friend’s 8-bit home computer. Now, with the recent procurement of an almost $300,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant, he’s helping local students get access to game-based computer design instruction for career achievement.

Georgia Southern engineering programs achieve ABET accreditation

The Georgia Southern University bachelor’s degree programs in civil, electrical, manufacturing and mechanical engineering have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied and natural science, computing, engineering and engineering technology.